City of Johannesburg Bursary

The City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality is separated into various departments and branches which manage the local governance of Johannesburg. The metropolitan municipalities services include: Emergency Services, ​Metro Police, ​Traffic Fines, ​Water and Sanitation, ​​Waste Management, Electricity, ​Public Transport: Metro Bus, ​E-Services​, Building Plans​, ​​Driver’s License and more.

The municipality covers a large area including 2 major urban centres – Midrand and Johannesburg, as well as 11 smaller urban centres, including Sandton; Melrose Arch; Randburg; Soweto; Rosebank; Killarney; Roodepoort; Sunninghill and Diepsloot.

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The City of Johannesburg will be awarding 100 bursaries within the following fields of study:

  • Engineering (all fields)
  • Actuarial Science
  • Commerce
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Economics
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Small Business Management
  • Treasury
  • Built Environment
  • Architecture
  • Construction
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Environmental Management
  • Town and Regional Planning
  • Real Estate (Property Valuation, Property Management)
  • Municipal Governance
  • Quality Assurance
  • Public Management
  • Community Services
  • Curatorial Studies
  • Local Government Science/ Political Science
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Logistics
  • Law
  • Library
  • Production and Operations Management
  • Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
  • Information Technology
  • International Relations and Protocol
  • Communications/ Social Media
  • Emergency Management Services
  • Sports Science
  • Health (Nursing)
  • Medicine

 

MORE ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – COVERAGE VALUE & SELECTION

The bursary will provide cover for the following expenses: registration fees, tuition fees, prescribed textbooks and study material – the cover will be limited to R35 000 per year. Bursaries are renewed each year, depending on academic performance.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted – should you not receive any feedback, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

  • South African citizen
  • Permanently reside within Johannesburg
  • Completed Matric OR currently in Matric
  • Strong academic record
  • Studying or plan to study full-time towards an undergraduate qualification in one of the aforementioned fields of study
  • Studying or plan to study at a recognised South African tertiary institution

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Applications must be done online at: https://bit.ly/35RT3cv
Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

  • ID Document (certified copy)
  • Latest academic record (certified copy)
  • Proof of residence in Johannesburg (rates account/ utility bill) (certified copy)
  • Parents/ guardians proof of income (latest payslips if employed/ affidavit if unemployed/ death certificate if deceased) (certified copy)

 

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact the City of Johannesburg Municipality directly:
Contact Person: Billy Baloyi
Tel: 011 407 6979
Email: [email protected]

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